Astronaut Taylor crash lands on a distant planet ruled by apes who use a primitive race of humans for experimentation and sport. Soon Taylor finds himself among the hunted, his life in the hands of a benevolent chimpanzee scientist.
- Genre: Science Fiction, Adventure, Drama, Action
- Studio: 20th Century Fox, APJAC Productions
- Keyword: human evolution, gorilla, based on novel or book, bondage, space marine, chimp, slavery, space travel, time travel, dystopia, apocalypse, astronaut, ape, human subjugation
- Cast: Charlton Heston, Roddy McDowall, Kim Hunter, Maurice Evans, James Whitmore, James Daly